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House Bill Would Limit Sugary Drinks in Schools

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    Schools would be prohibited from selling sugary drinks under legislation approved by the Texas House.

    Schools would be prohibited from selling sugary drinks under legislation approved by the Texas House.

    The bill, which was adopted Tuesday, would ban the campus sale of drinks other than 1 percent milk, unsweetened water, 100-percent vegetable or fruit juices and zero-calorie electrolyte drinks.

    The campus ban would only apply during the school day.